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Obituaries

Obituaries

Nancy Rae Heath 1939 - 2008 Oskaloosa

Oskaloosa - Funeral services for Nancy Rae Heath, 68, Oskaloosa, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Oskaloosa United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery in Oskaloosa.Mrs. Heath died Monday, Jan. 14, 2008, at Jefferson County Geriatrics Center in Winchester.She was born Dec. 15, 1939, in Atchison, the daughter of Eldon Rae and Jennie Lynn Meador Shufflebarger. She graduated from Oskaloosa High School in 1957 and Stormont-Vail Nursing School in 1960.Mrs. Heath was a registered nurse and retired from Colmery-O'Neill Veterans Medical Center in Topeka after 13 years of service.She married Charles F. Heath on Dec. 27, 1964, in Oskaloosa. They divorced. Survivors include her mother, Jennie L. Shufflebarger, Winchester; a daughter, Julie Lynae Kelly, Oskaloosa; a brother, Jerry Shufflebarger, Oskaloosa; and four grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Oskaloosa.The family suggests memorials to Oskaloosa Public Library or Jefferson County Hospice, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa, 66066.